Weekly Look Ahead: Jerry Sandusky, Elizabeth Smart, Same Sex Marriage

PHOTO: A tiny dot of the planet Venus is seen on the northwest side of the Sun's disc as viewed in Manila, Philippines, on a rare astronomical occasion in this June 8, 2004 file photo.
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Wondering how this coming week will shape up? Here's a look ahead at some of the events on tap.

PHOTO: Norwegian Anders Behring Breivik, reacts as a video presented by the prosecution is shown in court, Oslo, Norway, April 16, 2012.
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Monday, June 4: Trial of Norwegian Mass Killer Anders Behring Breivik Resumes

Breivik's trial is scheduled to continue. He has admitting killing 77 people in twin terror attacks in Norway last summer. The right-wing extremist claims he committed the July 2011 murders to protest Islamic immigration to Europe, and says he got the idea of decapitation from al Qaeda videos.

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PHOTO: This Dec. 13, 2011 file photo shows Jerry Sandusky, center, a former Penn State assistant football coach charged with sexually abusing boys, pausing as his attorney Joe Amendola makes a point as they depart the Centre County Courthouse in Bellefont
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Tuesday, June 5: Trial of Former Penn State Coach Jerry Sandusky

Sandusky will head to trial on charges that he sexually molested 10 boys after the presiding judge refused to grant a delay or allow his attorneys more time to prepare a defense.

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PHOTO: Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker stands on the North Lawn of the White House in this Feb. 27, 2012 file photo.
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Tuesday, June 5: Wisconsin Gubernatorial Recall Election

Republican Gov. Scott Walker faces off against Democratic challenger Tom Barrett in a recall election. The race has received a great deal of attention both inside and outside the state, and spending has topped $60 million, according to figures from the nonpartisan Wisconsin Democracy Campaign.

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PHOTO: Polling place workers assists voters with a digital voting machine during the presidential primary election at Saints Peter & Paul Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church April 3, 2012 in Potomac, Maryland.
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Tuesday, June 5: California, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico and South Dakota Primaries

A handful of states hold their primary elections today.

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PHOTO: A tiny dot of the planet Venus is seen on the northwest side of the Sun's disc as viewed in Manila, Philippines, on a rare astronomical occasion in this June 8, 2004 file photo.
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Tuesday, June 5: Transit of Venus: Planet Crosses Face of Sun

On Tuesday afternoon, U.S. time, we will be treated to the rare spectacle of a transit of Venus -- the heavens aligning so that the small black disc of the planet Venus marches slowly across the face of the sun.

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PHOTO: Elizabeth Smart
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Tuesday, June 5: 10th Anniversary of Elizabeth Smart's Kidnapping

Smart was snatched from her bed in Salt Lake City and forced to spend nine months on the run. After passersby reported spotting Smart in a Salt Lake City suburb, authorities arrested David Mitchell and Wanda Barzee, charging them with Smart's kidnapping and sexual assault.

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VIDEO: Louise Harrison, George's sister, on the new CD of rare Beatles recordings.
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Wednesday, June 6: 50th Anniversary of Beatles' First Recording Session at Abbey Road

The legendary band's first recording session at EMI studios took place 50 years ago today.

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PHOTO: Army Pfc. Bradley Manning departs a courthouse in Fort Meade, Md, March 15, 2012.
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Wednesday, June 6: Wikileaks Defendant Bradley Manning Appears Before Tribunal

Manning is accused of providing online publisher WikiLeaks with hundreds of thousands of classified military action reports from Iraq and Afghanistan, as well as 260,000 classified State Department cables when he served as an Army intelligence analyst in Baghdad in late 2009 to early 2010.

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PHOTO: Rep. Jamie Pedersen, D-Seattle, center, is congratulated after the House voted to legalize gay marriage in Washington state on Feb. 8, 2012, in Olympia, Wash.
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Thursday, June 7: Same-Sex Marriage Becomes Legal in Washington State

Washington State legalized same-sex marriages in February, becoming the seventh state in the nation to do so. But opponents are expected to collect more than 120,000 signatures to put a veto measure directly to voters in November.

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PHOTO: Crying children, including 9-year-old Kim Phuc, center, run down Route 1 near Trang Bang, Vietnam after an aerial napalm attack on suspected Viet Cong hiding places as South Vietnamese forces from the 25th Division walk behind them, June 8, 1972.
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Friday, June 8: 40th Anniversary of Photo of Napalmed Vietnamese Girl

Associated Press photographer Nick Ut snapped the iconic picture that crystallized the impact of the Vietnam War.

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PHOTO: Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., appeared at the Capitol Hill Club with former GOP presidential contender Herman Cain, who announced his support for Mitch Romney to be President, May 16, 2012.
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June 8-9: Herman Cain and Michele Bachmann speak at CPAC Chicago conference

The American Conservative Union's CPAC Chicago conference is scheduled to take place at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center. Speakers include former GOP presidential nominee contenders Herman Cain and Michele Bachmann.

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PHOTO: Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner I'll Have Another is lead around his stable just after arriving at Belmont Park in New York, Sunday, May 20, 2012.
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Saturday, June 9: Belmont Stakes With I'll Have Another Vying for Triple Crown

I'll Have Another could become the first horse since Affirmed in 1978 to win all three races in the annual Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing.

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VIDEO: The show's director talks Tony awards and other successes.
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Sunday, June 10: Tony Awards

Which Broadway play or musical will take home theater's most coveted award?

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